DOJ asks Facebook to halt end-to-end encryption plans (updated)
AG Barr wants Mark Zuckerberg to give law enforcement backdoor access to messages.
Google faces scrutiny from Congress, DOJ over plans to encrypt DNS
Officials are concerned it might give Google an unfair advantage.
Treaty would force Facebook to share encrypted chats with UK police
Whether or not authorities get what they want is another matter.
Researchers easily breached voting machines for the 2020 election
The 'ethical hackers' bought a bunch of the machines on eBay and broke into every one.
Android 10 Go edition improves speed and security for low-cost phones
Phones using the slicker software will arrive this fall.
Microsoft makes its open-source secure voting software available to all
The company says ElectionGuard makes voting more reliable and efficient.
Firefox will encrypt web domain name requests by default
You can expect to see DNS over HTTPS by the end of September.
Dentist offices across the US hit with ransomware
The breach occurred over the weekend and the software makers have paid the ransom.
Apple might force Facebook to change how its apps handle voice calls
Starting with iOS 13, apps will no longer be allowed to run VOIP in the background.